Israeli strikes in Gaza kill 10, including senior militant

Israeli strikes in Gaza kill 10, including senior militant

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — Israel unleashed a wave of airstrikes on Friday in Gaza, killing at least 10 people, including a high-ranking militant, according to Palestinian officials. Israel said it attacked the Islamic Jihad militant group in response to an “imminent threat” following the recent arrest of another high-ranking militant. Hours later, Palestinian … Read more

Gay men line up as early as 2 am for monkeypox vaccinations. Many leave empty handed

Gay men line up as early as 2 am for monkeypox vaccinations.  Many leave empty handed

They wear face masks and maintain a social distance from others, obeying basic rules from the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic, when the desperate need for vaccines far outstripped what the federal and state governments could provide. Yet many will walk away empty-handed as local hospitals and clinics have had to rely on an … Read more

What you need to know about Lyme disease, because it’s on the rise

What you need to know about Lyme disease, because it’s on the rise

Photo: Heiko Barth (Shutterstock) Lyme, the most famous tick-borne disease, is becoming more common than it used to be, at least judging by health insurance data that includes Lyme diagnoses. Our friends at Gizmodo recently covered new data about the (sorry) uptick, which lines up roughly with CDC estimates. So what do you need to … Read more

We’re alone. Urgent requests for monkeypox vaccinations from gay men who feel neglected by the government

Gay men line up as early as 2 am for monkeypox vaccinations.  Many leave empty handed

They wear face masks and maintain a social distance from others, obeying basic rules from the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic, when the desperate need for vaccines far outstripped what the federal and state governments could provide. Yet many will walk away empty-handed as local hospitals and clinics have had to rely on an … Read more

The #1 Vitamin to Keep Your Brain ‘Young and Healthy’ and Foods to Eat Every Day

The #1 Vitamin to Keep Your Brain ‘Young and Healthy’ and Foods to Eat Every Day

As a nutritional psychiatrist, I always strive to maintain a well-balanced diet. A lot of that has to do with making sure I’m getting all the right vitamins, especially since it’s essential for preventing cognitive decline. And since the risk of neurological diseases increases as we age, a question I often get from my patients … Read more

Polio fears rise in New York amid potential community spread

Polio fears rise in New York amid potential community spread

ALBANY, NY (AP) — New York state health officials issued a more urgent call Thursday for unvaccinated children and adults to get vaccinated against polio, citing new evidence of possible “community spread” of the dangerous virus. The polio virus has now been found in seven different sewage samples in two adjacent counties north of New … Read more

United States declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak

United States declares public health emergency over monkeypox outbreak

WASHINGTON (AP) — The federal government declared a public health emergency Thursday to bolster the response to the monkeypox outbreak. that has infected more than 7,100 Americans. The announcement will free up money and other resources to fight the virus, which can cause fever, body aches, chills, fatigue and pimple-like lumps in many parts of … Read more

The woman who almost died from an orgasm: the aorta began to leak during the climax with her husband

The woman who almost died from an orgasm: the aorta began to leak during the climax with her husband

The woman who almost died from an ORGASM: 45-year-old’s aorta started leaking during climax with her husband…and doctors say sex was to blame! Woman Suffered Arterial Leak During Sex at Home in Hattiesburg, Mississippi He heard a ‘pop’ in his chest and felt agonizing pain and heat after climaxing. Doctors had to prescribe medication to … Read more

How monkeypox has spread to almost every American state

How monkeypox has spread to almost every American state

Monkeypox has now been detected in almost every U.S. state as cases reached the 6,326 mark across 48 states, the District and Columbia and Puerto Rico — with only Montana and Wyoming not having logged an infection, official figures revealed today. The national outbreak of the virus has spiraled since the first case was detected … Read more

Senate endorses Finland and Sweden for NATO 95-1, rebukes Russia

Senate endorses Finland and Sweden for NATO 95-1, rebukes Russia

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. senators on Wednesday gave overwhelming bipartisan approval for Finland and Sweden’s NATO membership, calling the expansion of the Western defensive bloc a “knockout blow” for U.S. national security. and a day of reckoning for Russian President Vladimir Putin for his invasion. from Ukraine Wednesday’s 95-1 vote for the nomination of two … Read more